Office Location

Merced Main Campus


B.A., History - San Francisco State University
M.A., History - San Francisco State University
PhD., History - University of Hawaii at Manoa

Courses Taught

World History Part 1 (HIST-04A)
World History Part 2 (HIST-04B)
China: Intro to East Asian Civ (HIST-09A)
Japan: Intro to East Asian Civ (HIST-09B)
US History/US Constitution (HIST-17A)
US History/Local Government (HIST-17B)

Office Hours

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  •  Article Published December 2014: " 'Together They Might Make Trouble: Cross-Cultural Interactions in Tang Dynasty Guangzhou, 618-907 CE' " - Journal of World History (25.4)
  • Co-Led three summer Study Abroad trips to China through the University of Northern Colorado (2011, 2013, 2015)
  • Book chapter published 2019:  “Southern Perils: Chinese Views of Their Southern Territories during the Tang Dynasty (618-907)” in Travics D. Boyce and Winsome M. Chunnu, eds., Historicizing Fear: Ignorance, Villification, and Othering (University Press of Colorado)